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The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword – A Link… to the Future?

If you were a kid in the eighties, or sooner, there is little chance you’ve never heard of The Legend of Zelda. With puzzles, quests, and high adventure, Shigeru Miyamoto’s beloved characters have moved gamers since 1986. For the twenty fifth anniversary of the series, Nintendo has gone all out to celebrate. A 3D version […]

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Television

Terra Nova: A Love Letter to Television Sci-Fi

I was mega excited when I found out about this show. I have been a dinosaur nut for as long as I remember. I read Jurassic Park about five times waiting for the movie to come out. I have always known that if I were given a time machine, I would crank it to eighty […]

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Mario Land 3D: Plumbers Put in Perspective

I have been a Mario fan my whole life. I clearly remember the first time I saw him scuttle across a TV screen when I was five, have been hooked ever since. I remember when Mario Bros. 3 was revealed to American audiences through the Fred Savage film, The Wizard. I remember seeing a picture […]

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Friday Night Lightsabers: The Best Night in Nerd TV

In a time of sophisticated special effects being used on almost every TV show that there is, it is easy to overlook the animated series. There was a time in my life where it seemed like everything any geek wanted to watch was a cartoon. I was spoiled by Transformers, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Batman: […]

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XBOX Live Arcade review: What time is it? Burger Time!

One of the best arcade games from the eighties was Burger Time. It was as fast paced as Pac-man, but had platform levels Like Donkey Kong. There was some satisfaction to the idea of trapping your enemies in a giant hamburger. It was colorful and the music was an instant classic. On November 2nd 2011, […]

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Fairy Tales: Primetime Edition

We all grew up watching and reading fairy tales. They have sparked the imagination of countless generations and are some of the foundations for all of today’s fantasy. It is hard to find a child who does not know Cinderella or Snow White. They are ingrained in our collective minds. There are two new adult […]